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Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 67
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Fluid Power Technology generates, controls and applies smooth, effective power of pumped or compressed fluid, either a liquid (hydraulics) or air (pheumatics) to push, pull, rotate, regulate, or drive virtually all of the mechanisms of modern industry.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Granite Falls 56241

Labor Market Information

  • Power Plant Operators

  • Median wage: $34.98/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Nuclear Technicians

  • Median wage: $38.90/hour
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technicians

  • Median wage: $27.91/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Robotics Technicians

  • Median wage: $27.31/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Minnesota West Community and Technical College
Minnesota West Community and Technical College
1450 Collegeway Worthington, MN 56187 Toll-Free: (800) 658-2330 Local: (800) 658-2330 TTY: (800) 658-2330 Email: info@mnwest.edu